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Programs And Services

Here is where you will find the programs Community Action offers in your community.

CAAP's goal is to make your search for a specific agency, service or program as easy as possible.  Below is a list of services that the agencies offer, but not every agency "looks" the same.  Each provides their own unique set of programs and services, based on a "needs assessment" that is completed every three years.

Ways To Learn More

  1. Read through the list of available services below.
  2. Locate a local Community Action Agency from the list below. Click on the agency name to view a current list of programs offered at that local agency.
  3. For help locating a local agency, refer to the map in the PA Community Action Agencies page.
  4. Visit the CAAP Matrix page, which highlights the variety of programs offered at the 42 agencies across the commonwealth. 

Services By Category

  • Advocacy / Community Education

    • Advocacy
    • AMERICORPS/VISTA
    • Circles - PA
    • Info & Referral Outreach
  • Assets Development / Financial Literacy
    • Budget Counseling
    • Economic / Family Self-Sufficiency Program
    • Earned Income Tax Credit Assistance / Tax Counseling / VITA
    • Family Savings Account
  • Case Management / Emergency Services
    • Advice / Problem-Solving
    • Case Management
    • Domestic Violence
    • Emergency Shelter
    • Emergency Food
    • Emergency Rent / Mortgage Assistance
    • Emergency Fuel / Electric Assistance
    • Emergency Assistance Program
    • Homeless Services
    • Single-point-of-contact
    • Soup Kitchen
  • Child Development / Education / Literacy
    • Adult Basic Education
    • Child Day Care
    • Early Care
    • Early Head Start
    • General Equiv. Diploma
    • Head Start
    • Literacy
    • Pre-K Counts
    • School Tuition / Loans
    • Tutoring
    • Youth Counseling / Abused
  • Community / Economic Development
    • Community (Economic) Development
    • Community Planning
    • Crime Prevention
    • Economic Development
    • Micro-Enterprise Development
    • Small Business Development
  • Employment / Training
    • Employment Training
    • Job Development
    • Life Skills
    • Summer Employment
    • Supported Work
    • Youth Employment
  • Energy Conservation
    • Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)
    • Weatherization
  • Family Development
    • Family Development
    • Parent-Child Home Program
    • Pregnancy - Teen Parenting
  • Food / Nutrition
    • Child Care Food Program
    • Community Garden - Gleaning
    • Food Commodities
    • Food Bank / Pantry
    • Meals - On - Wheels
    • Nutrition
    • Summer Feeding
    • Women, Infants, Children Programs
  • Health
    • AIDS Outreach
    • Health Services
    • Medication Services
    • Mental Health / Intellectual Disability Services
    • Substance Abuse
  • Housing / Shelter
    • Bridge Housing
    • Disabled Housing
    • Fair Housing
    • Home Rehabilitation / Resale
    • Housing / Rental Assistance
    • Housing / Homebuyer Counseling
    • Permanent Supportive Housing
    • Single-Room Occupancy
  • Senior Services
    • Chore Services
    • Domiciliary Care
    • Home Help Services
    • Homemaker Services
    • Senior Center
    • Senior Employment
    • Senior Congregate Meals
  • Other Services
    • Consumer Services
    • Drop-in Center
    • Foster Care / Adoption
    • Legal Services
    • Mentoring
    • Ombudsman Services
    • Recreation
    • Re-entry Programs / Criminal Justice
    • Supportive Services for Veterans & Families
    • Transportation

Agency Listing - Click An Agency To Learn About Their Services And Programs


For help locating a local agency, refer to the interactive version of this map on the PA Community Action Agencies page.